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Robert Earl Morris, American metalworking machinery distributing company executive. Decorated officer Order British Empire; named Kentucky Colonel, 1973. Member Society Manufacturing Engineers (life), American Machine Tool Distributors Association Clubs: Avon (Connecticut) Golf, Mariner Sands Country (Stuart, Florida).

Background

Morris, Robert Earl was born on February 3, 1913 in Westfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of August and Christina (Hemke) Morris.

Education

Student public schools, Westfield.

Career

Founder, Robert E. Morris Company, Farmington, Connecticut, 1941;Chairman of the Board, Robert E. Morris Company, 1976-1988;founder, Rem Sales Inc., Farmington, 1957;Chairman of the Board, Rem Sales Inc., 1979-1988. Co-founder Nichols-Morris Corporation, 1943-1956, Universal Marketing Corporation, 1944-1956. Incorporator Contacts Inc., 1957-1967, Four M Corporation, 1957.

Director Diebel Manufacturing Company, Morton Grove, Illinois. Member associate board West Hartford branch Cognitive behavioral therapy Corporation, 1968-1988.

Membership

Member Society Manufacturing Engineers (life), American Machine Tool Distributors Association Clubs: Avon (Connecticut) Golf, Mariner Sands Country (Stuart, Florida).

Connections

Married Dorothy Mathews, July 20, 1940. Children: Robert Earl, Lee B., Anthony P.

father:
August Morris

mother:
Christina (Hemke) Morris

spouse:
Dorothy Mathews

child:
Robert Earl Morris

child:
Lee B. Morris

child:
Anthony P. Morris